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United Nations General Secretary Antonio Guterres on Sunday emphasised the importance to “de-escalate, both militarily and verbally” while talking about relations between Pakistan and India.
Taiwan has been under pressure from China in many diplomatic quarters.
“The overwhelming consensus among Taiwan’s 23 million people is our rejection of ‘one country, two systems,’ regardless of party affiliation or political position,” the President said in her National Day address.
Many worshipers from Southeast Asia were present at the mosque at the time of the shooting.
Saudi minister calls out Iran for ‘accusing others’ while being ‘world’s chief sponsor of terrorism’.
A Yomiuri Shimbun editorial highlights the poor response by the Abe government to the charges of altering official papers.
Myanmar’s actions reflect its insincerity in fulfilling the repatriation agreement as Bangladesh’s hands seem to be tied.
Although the US says it is not willfulness but necessity that is compelling its actions targeting Chinese imports, it seems to be Washington’s fixation on the trade deficit between the two countries.
China supports engagement between all parties on the Korean peninsula, says an editorial in the China Daily Newspaper.
An editorial in the Yomiuri Shimbun argues that maximum pressure must be maintained on North Korea, despite its recent charm offensive.
Substantive discussions between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani, during his three-day visit to Delhi in mid-February have taken Indo-Iranian relations to a higher level.
As the Rohingya crisis enters its seventh month, chances of it ending in a peaceful manner are quickly evaporating.
China’s growing influence over the Maldives is a cause for concern according to this editorial from the Yomiuri Shimbun.